Letters: Nov. 18, 1996


Mainstream Christians have long considered Genesis stories [RELIGION, Oct. 28] such as Adam and Eve to be allegories, designed to convey a vivid and profound truth, making questions as to whether the events in fact occurred irrelevant. If we want to know what God is like, we need only look to Christ. CHARLES A. GRICE Nashville, Tennessee

Little did our ladies' group know when we decided to study Genesis that we would be on the cutting edge of our culture. Every Tuesday morning we dissect a chapter to uncover the deep truths locked inside. We have learned that...

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